Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Julie Hamilton, UAS Professor, recent winner of a prestigious professorship;
Glacier Bay biologist Tania Lewis will offer a preview of tonight’s Friday Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, about how glaciers impact bears in SE Alaska;
We’ll learn about the upcoming Garden Conference with Garden Club President, Molly Hodges and Juneau peony farmer Brad Fluetch;
And we’ll get a preview of this weekend’s presentation for the Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship about John Coltrane’s musical & spiritual journey as lay leader Pat McLear and musician Robert Cohen join us
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Most places in Alaska are wetter than normal for August, but it's been especially rainy in Ketchikan.
- Southeast Alaska lawmakers spent time during the legislative session working to protect regional interests, including the ferry system.
- The judge gave the federal prosecutor 60 days to consider whether to pursue the death penalty. The defendant, Kenneth Manzanares of Santa Clara, Utah, pleaded not guilty to the first-degree murder charge in the death of his wife, Kristy.
- A crosswalk in a downtown Juneau neighborhood is constantly being painted over in rainbow colors. Depending on who you ask, It's either an expression of creativity or simple vandalism.